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Inspirational Quotes: Because sometimes your inspiration is running low!

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Inspirational Quotes: Because sometimes your inspiration is running low!

“Create your future from your future, not from your past.”-
Werner Erhard

“Sandwich every bit of criticism between two thick layers of praise.”- 
Mary Kay Ash

“Being miserable is a habit. Being happy is a habit. The choice is yours.”- 
Tom Hopkins

“You are the conductor of your own attitude! 
Nobody else can compose your thoughts for you .”-
 Lee J. Colan

“The words that enlighten the soul are more precious than jewels.”- 
Hazrat Inayat Khan

“Seek out that particular mental attribute which makes you feel most deeply and 
vitally alive, along with which comes the inner voice which says, 
’This is the real me,’ and when you have found that attitude, follow it.”- 
William James

“A happy person is not a person in a certain set of circumstances, 
but rather a person with a certain set of attitudes.”- 
Hugh Downs

“When you wholeheartedly adopt a ‘with all your heart’ attitude and go all out with 
the positive principle, you can do incredible things.”- 
Norman Vincent Peale

“The most significant change in a person’s life is a change of attitude. 
Right attitudes produce right actions.”- 
William J. Johnson

“Do your work with all your heart and you will succeed.”- 
Elbert Hubbard

“Your attitude is either the lock on, or the key to the door of success.” -
Denis Waitley

“If you lose the power to laugh, you lose the power to think.”- 
Clarence Darrow

“Two stonecutters were asked what they were doing. 
The first said, ‘I’m cutting this stone into blocks.’ 
The second replied, ‘I’m on a team that’s building a cathedral’.”- Unknown

“Enthusiasm finds the opportunities, and energy makes the most of them.”- 
Henry Hoskins

“One cannot grow while in a shell. “ – P.B. Wilson

“Cherish all your happy moments: they make a fine cushion for old age.”- 
Christopher Morley

“Human beings, by changing the inner attitudes of their minds, can change 
the outer aspects of their lives.”- 
William James

”You can’t always change your situation, but you can always change your attitude.”-
Larry Hargraves

“If you don’t like something, change it. If you can’t change it, change your attitude.”- 
Maya Angelou

“Positive thinking will let you do everything better than negative thinking will.”- 
Zig Ziglar

“The difference between extraordinary people and ordinary people 
is as simple as the difference between the two words.  Extraordinary people are committed to doing the 
extra things that ordinary people won’t.”- 
Christine Kinney

“We have to go for what we think we’re fully capable of; not limit ourselves by what we’ve been in the past.”- 
Vivek Paul

“When you recover or discover something that nourishes your soul and brings joy, 
care enough about yourself to make room for it in your life.”- 
Jean Shinoda Bolen

“You cannot teach a man anything; you can only help him find it within himself.”- 
Galileo

“Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.”- 
Sir Winston Churchill

“The essential thing is not knowledge, but character.” –  Joseph Le Conte

“Whatever we focus on determines what we become.” – E Stanley Jones

”I cannot afford to waste my time making money.”
- Louis Agassiz

“It is not what you know, but WHO you know.  (Even in heaven.)- Julia Shalom Jordan

“Faith makes everything possible, not easy.” – Unknown

“I may not be able to change the world I see around me, but I can change the way I see the world within me.” – John Maxwell

“It requires less character to discover the faults of others, than to tolerate them.”- J. Petit Senn

“You were created to add to life on earth, not just to take from it.” -Rick Warren

“I am not what I could be.  I am not what I should be.  But, I am not what I was.”-James McDonald

“A leader is a dealer in hope.”- Napoleon Bonaparte

“Usually, a decision made by indecision is a BAD decision.” – Dr. Paul Hegstrom

“There is a reason we struggle and act the way we do, but that is still not a good excuse.” Dr. Paul Hegstrom

“Impossible situations can be possible miracles.” -Robert H. Schuller

“The time is always right to DO right.”-Martin Luther King

“The happiest people don’t have the best of everything, they just make the best of everything.”- Karole Spencer

“We cannot hope to bring about effective change unless we are willing to BE changed.”-Richard Mouw

“Integrity is not what you APPEAR to be when all eyes are on you.  It is who you ARE when no one is looking.”- Stormie Omartian

“In prosperity, our friends know us; in adversity, we know our friends.” -John Collins

“All misfortune is but a stepping stone to fortune.”- Henry David Thoreau

“Little minds are tamed and subdued by misfortune, but great minds rise above them.”- Washington Irving

“All the art of living lies in a fine mingling of letting go and holding on.”- Unknown

“Dream more while you are awake.”-Unknown

“No one is in charge of your happiness…except you.”-Unknown

“However good or bad a situation is, it will change.”-Unknown

“The source of our stress isn’t really difficulties, circumstances and situations—it’s our attitude and approach toward them.”-Joyce Meyers

“What lies behind us, and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.”- Ralph Waldo Emerson

“The function of all relationships is to make YOU grow.”- Michelle McKinney Hammond

“Try not to become a man of success but a man of value.” –Albert Einstein

“Appreciate what you have before it becomes what you HAD!” – Kimmy Graumenz

“People may not always live what they profess, but they will  always live what they believe.” – Timothy Warner

“Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes.”-Oscar Wilde

“Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing themselves.”-Leo Tolstoy

“It is easier to be wise for others than for ourselves.”-Francois De La Rochefoucauld

“The art of being wise is knowing what to overlook.”-William James

“The first step in the acquisition of wisdom is silence, the second listening, the third memory, the fourth practice, the fifth teaching others.”- Solomon Gabriol

“Scarcity of self value cannot be remedied by money, recognition, affection, attention or influence.”- Erika Colburn

“Today’s storm is tomorrow’s rainbow.”- Julia Shalom Jordan

“Justifying bad behavior does not CHANGE the bad behavior.” – Julia Shalom Jordan

“For every minute you remain angry, you give up sixty seconds of peace of mind.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“It is your right to be happy. This is what you were made for. And if you will not resist, happiness will find a way to pour from your heart and fill your days.” -Hugh Prather

“Here is a test to find whether your mission on earth is finished: If you’re alive, it isn’t.” – Richard Bach

“If you are afraid of losing,  you will never win.”- Unknown

“Integrity is shown when no one is looking.” – Unknown

“Faith makes everything possible, not easy.” – Unknown

“Your body is the house you live in.  If you destroy it…you have to leave!” – Joyce Meyer

“Gucci bags get old. God will carry all your needs and He is SO MUCH more (full)filling!” – Julia Shalom Jordan

“It is good to have stuff.  It is not good when stuff has you.” – Unknown

“If being human requires freedom, then enslavement to the cares of this world is dehumanizing.”- Tony Campolo

“If fulfillment is gained through giving ourselves through intimate relationships, then allowing ourselves to be consumed with the cares of things, instead of the care of persons, is foolish.” – Tony Campolo

“Don’t trade what you want most for what you want at this moment.” – Unknown

‎”Don’t ever promise more than you can deliver, but always deliver more than you promise.” – Lou Holtz

‎”The answer to three questions will determine your success or failure.

1 – Can people trust me to do my best?

2 – Am I committed to the task in hand?

3 – Do I care about other people and show it?

If the answers to all three questions are yes, there is no way you can fail.” – Lou Holtz

“Please live simply, so that others may simply live.” – Bob Moody

“We judge others by their actions, we judge ourselves by our intentions.” – Unknown

“Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could; some blunders and absurdities have crept in; forget them as soon as you can. Tomorrow is a new day; you shall begin it serenely and with too high a spirit to be encumbered with your old nonsense.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“It costs something to have passion, it costs everything to have not.” – Julia Shalom Jordan

“Your friends are like a job resume’.  They say a lot about YOU.” – Julia Shalom Jordan

“Attitude is more important than facts. It is more important than the past, than education, than money, than circumstances, than failures, than success, than what other people think, say or do. It is more important than appearance, gift, or skill. It will make or break a company…a church…a home.” -Grace Moguel

“The remarkable thing is we have a choice every day regarding the attitude we will embrace for that day…I am convinced that life is 10% what happens to me and 90% how I react to it. And so it is with you… we are in charge of our attitudes.”- Charles Swindoll

“If you put your faith in yourself and your abilities, intellect and dreams, then your foundation is only as strong as you are.”  – Charles Stanley

“If you can imagine it you can create it. 
If you can dream it, you can become it.” -William Arthur Ward

“You see things and say ‘Why’. But I dream things that never are and say ‘Why not?'” -
George Bernard Shaw

“Never look down on anybody unless you’re helping him up.” Jesse Jackson

“Today’s storm is tomorrow’s rainbow.”- Julia Shalom Jordan

“Challenges make you discover things about yourself that you never really knew!” – Paula Small

“In the end, it’s not the years in your life that count; it s the life in your years.” -Abraham Lincoln

“Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.”-Bill Hybels

“What lies behind us, and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.”- Ralph Waldo Emerson

“It is never too late to be what you might have been!”

“I am not what I could be.  I am not what I should be.  But, I am not what I was.”-James McDonald

“Sow an act, and you reap a habit; sow a habit, and you reap a character; sow a character, and you reap a destiny.”
- George Dana Boardman

“All misfortune is but a stepping stone to fortune.”
- Henry David Thoreau

 “We cannot hope to bring about effective change unless we are willing to BE changed.”-Richard Mouw

“What the caterpillar calls the end of the world the master calls a butterfly.”-Richard Bach

“What really matters is not whether we have problems, but how we go through them. We must keep going on to make it through whatever we are facing.”-Rosa Parks

“Those who say we are in a time when there are no heroes just don’t know where to look (or are not around good people)!” -Ronald Reagan, and Julia Shalom Jordan for the last part!

“I expect to pass through this world but once.  Any good therefore that I can do, or any kindness that I can show to any fellow creature, let me do it now.  Let me not defer or neglect it, for I shall not pass this way again.”-Unknown

“No one is in charge of your happines…except you.”-Unknown

“However good or bad a situation is, it will change.”-Unknown

 “Dream more while you are awake.”-Unknown

 “Little minds are tamed and subdued by misfortune, but great minds rise above them.”- 
Washington Irving

“The gem cannot be polished without friction, nor man be perfected without trials.”-
Danish Proverb

“Christ never intended to cover up the dark side of life, but rather to illuminate a path through it.” Dan Allender

“The past is behind you for a reason.”- Julia Shalom Jordan

“I cannot change yesterday, but I can choose to have a good day today.” – Unknown

“It always seems impossible until it is done.” – Unknown

“We have to repent in this generation not merely for the hateful words and actions of the bad people, but for the silence of the good people.” Martin Luther King Jr.

“The lower you get, the higher God can take you.” – Julia Shalom Jordan

“When I’m worried and I can’t sleep, I count my blessings instead of sheep – Irving Berlin.

“To have beautiful lips, say beautiful things.  To have beautiful eyes, look at people and see the good in them.” – Audrey Hepburn

“Wisdom always chooses now what it will be happy with later on.” – Joyce Meyer

“Dreams seldom materialize on their own.”
-Dian Fossey

“Experience is not what happens to a man: it is what a man does with what happens to him.”-
Aldous Huxley

“Impossible is not a word. It is a reason for not trying.” – Kutless

“Deciding not to chooses is still making a choice.” – Unknown

“Your momma’s Do’s and Don’t effect influence your Will’s and Won’ts!” – Unknown

“An archaeologist is the best husband a woman can have. The older she gets, the more interested he is in her.” – Unknown

“It is even harder for the average ape to believe that he has descended from man.” – Unknown

“Creative thinking should be viewed as an essential supplement to, though not a replacement for, critical thinking.” – Lloyd P. Provost

“A nickel isn’t worth a dime anymore.”
- Unknown

“Jesus was either Lord, lunatic or liar.”
- C. S. Lewis

“To live WITH purpose, you must live ON purpose.”
– Julia Shalom Jordan

“I am not moved by what I see. I’m not moved by what I feel. I’m moved only by what I believe.” – Smith Wigglesworth

“People may not always live what they profess, but they will always life what they believe.” – Timothy Warner

“Anybody can sympathize with the sufferings of a friend, but it requires a very fine nature to sympathize with a friend’s SUCCESS.” – Oscar Wilde

“A strong person knows their weak paints and isn’t afraid to tackle them.” – Julia Shalom Jordan

“Never accept anyone’s definition of you; define yourself.” – Autumn Weimer

“There is no greater beauty than kindness.” – Julia Shalom Jordan

“Forgiveness is the final form of love.” – Reinhold Niebuhr

“Take away love, and our earth is a tomb”. – Robert Browning

“I have found the paradox that if I love until it hurts, then there is no hurt, but only more love.” – Mother Teresa

“It is all about God and not about you.” – Donna Quinn

“If you REALLY love Jesus, you won’t be flirting with the devil.” – Regina McKinney

“Anything done with passion has a greater chance of success (and fun)!” – Julia Shalom Jordan

“Kindness is actually an investment in your soul.” – Julia Shalom Jordan

“You can’t go forward looking backward.” – Jim Logan

“Growth is not the result of wishing but of action and prayer.” – Jenna Perkins

“Feeling gratitude and not expressing it is like wrapping a present and not giving it.” – William Ward

“Doing something new that is bigger than yourself doesn’t depend on how old you are. It depends on how available you are.” – Austin Gutwein

“Do not have your concert first, and then tune your instrument afterward’s. Begin the day with the Word of God and prayer and get first of all into harmony with Him.” – Hudson Taylor

“We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.” -Martin Luther King, Jr.

“The difference between a good day and a bad one…your attitude!”-Unknown

“Stand for something, or you will fall for anything.”

“If you think you can’t, your probably right.”

“Winners do, what losers won’t!”

“Are you willing to die for what you are willing to live for?”

“Faith is taking the first step, even when you can’t see the whole staircase.”- Martin Luther

“I like you. People say that I have no taste, but I like you.”

“Everyone has the power of greatness. Not for fame, but for greatness; because greatness is determined by service.” -Martin Luther King, Jr.

“If you can’t feed a hundred people, than just feed one.”-Mother Teresa

“Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.”-Helen Keller

“If you are too open-minded your brain will fall out.” “Love requires so little, and yet……so much.” – Bob Moody

“It’s nice to be important, but it is more important to be nice!” – Unknown.

“Impossible is a word only to be found…in the dictionary of fools.” – fortune cookie

“I can only please one person per day. Today is not your day. Tomorrow is not looking good either.” – Unknown

“God always shows himself in action, never in person.” – Unknown

“Every day is a school day..ya learn something new!” – Unknown

“I am not what I could be. I am not what I should be. But, I am not what I was.” – James McDonald

“If you haven’t quit, you haven’t failed.” – Unknown

“It is better to be hated for who you are…than to be loved for someone you are not!” – Ryl Omreso

“If you meet me and forget about me, you have lost nothing of value. If you meet Jesus Christ and forget about Him, you have lost everything of value.” – Mandy Ramos

“The trouble with the rat race is that even if you win, you’re still a rat.” – Lily Tomlin

“Change: we either embrace it or avoid it at all costs but it’s the only constant in the universe.” – RAM

“The best way to GET forgiveness is to GIVE forgiveness.” -J oyce Meyers

“Always do right. This will gratify some people and astonish the rest.” – Unknown

“The source of our stress isn’t really difficulties, circumstances and situations—it’s our attitude and approach toward them.” – Joyce Meyers

“Life is not fair; God is.” – Joyce Meyers

“What lies behind us, and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“I am just a nobody trying to tell everybody about SOMEBODY.” – Unknown

“If you have an answer for everything you should be a politician or a used car salesman.” – Mr. Murphy

“Humility doesn’t mean you think less of yourself but that you think of yourself less.” – Thulani Madonsla

“What really matters is not whether we have problems, but how we go through them. We must keep going on to make it through whatever we are facing.” – Rosa Parks

“Wherever there is a human being, there is an opportunity for kindness.” – Lucious Annaeus Seneca

“Whenever you give your time, you are making a sacrifice, and sacrifice is the essence of love.” – Unknown

“May you live as long as you want, and never want as long as you live.” – Bob Moody

“I expect to pass through this world but once. Any good therefore that I can do, or any kindness that I can show to any fellow creature, let me do it now. Let me not defer or neglect it, for I shall not pass this way again.” – Unknown

“Nails did not hold Christ to the cross. Love did.”

“Catch on fire with enthusiasm and people will come for miles to watch you burn.”-John Wesley

“Christianity has not message for those who do not realize they are sinners.” -CS LewisMake sure you are doing what is important to God—not just what is important to everyone else you know.”- Joyce Meyers

“There is no remedy for love but to love more.” Henry David Thoreau

“Forgiveness is the final form of love.” -Reinhold Niebuhr

“You are in God’s plan but is God in YOUR plan?”-Unknown

“Everybody dies, but not everybody lives.”- Regina McKinney

“What the caterpillar calls the end of the world the master calls a butterfly.”-Richard Bach

“The next time you think your perfect try walking on water.”-Unknown

“Confidence comes not from always being right, but from not fearing to be wrong.”-Thulani Mandonsela

“Some people come into our lives, leave footprints on our hearts, and we are never the same.”-Bob Moody

“There is a fine line between skepticism and closed-mindedness but there is an equally fine line between open-minded and gullibility.”-Unknown

“Don’t let the fear of the time it will take to accomplish something stand in the way of your doing it. The time will pass anyway; we might just as well put that passing time to the best possible use.” – Earl Nightingale

“The time is always right to DO right.”-Martin Luther King

?”Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.” – Martin Luther King Jr.

“Nothing happens until something starts moving.” -Albert Einstein

“Christians are like fertilizer… Pile them up in one place long enough and they’ll begin to stink… But spread them out and they’ll do some good.”-Regina McKinney

“Stop wearing your wishbone where your backbone ought to be.” -unknown

“A smile is the shortest distance between two people.”-unknown

“You don’t kneed to know where you are going if you know God is leading.” Doreslla Lister

“Those who say we are in a time when there are no heroes just don’t know where to look (or are not around good people)!” -Ronald Reagan, and Julia Shalom Jordan for the last part!

“We cannot hope to bring about effective change unless we are willing to BE changed.”-Richard Mouw

“The people who are good at being civil often lack strong convictions and people who have strong convictions often lack civility.”-Martin Marty

“Beware lest we mistake our prejudices for our convictions.”-Dr. Harry Ironside

“It does not take much strength to do things, but it requires great strength to decide what to do.” Chow Ching

“If you are too busy or too proud to pray with your children, you are too busy and too proud.” -Bill Hybles

“The devil trembles when he sees the weakest believer on his knees.”-Unknown

“In the end, it’s not the years in your life that count; it s the life in your years.” -Abraham Lincoln

“The average woman would rather have beauty than brains, ’cause the average guy can see better than he can think!”

“Girls are like phones, we love to be held, and talked to. But, if you push the wrong button…you will be disconnected!”

“The best and most beautiful things cannot be seen or touched, they must be felt with the heart.”-Helen Keller

“Happy moments, praise God. Difficult moments, seek God. Quiet moments, worship God. Painful moments, trust God. Every moment, thank God.” – Unknown

 “Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing themselves.” – Leo Tolstoy

“Life is not made by the dreams that you dream but by the choices that you make.” – Aunt Barbie Sterling

“All the art of living lies in a fine mingling of letting go and holding on.” – Unknown

“When you forgive, you’re not doing God a favor, you are giving yourself the gift of freedom.” – Joyce Meyers

“Judge me all you want but please keep the verdict to yourself!” – Jenesia

“Don’t take yourself too seriously. No one else does.” – Unknown

“It is atheism to pray and not to wait in hope.” – Richard Sibbes

“Dream more while you are awake.” – Unknown

“No one is in charge of your happiness…except you.” – Unknown

“What other people think of you is none of your business.” – Unknown

“However good or bad a situation is, it will change.” – Unknown

Q. What is the best way to get to Paradise?
A. Turn right and go straight.

“You can give without loving, but you cannot love without giving.” – Amy Carmichael

“God doesn’t give you the people you want; He gives you the people you NEED… to help you, to hurt you, to leave you, to love you and to make you into the person you were meant to be.” – Unknown

“I’m a fool for Christ. Who are you a fool for?” – Unknown

“Usually, a decision made by indecision is a BAD decision.” – Dr. Paul Hegstrom

“There is a reason we struggle and act the way we do, but that is still not a good excuse.” – Dr. Paul Hegstrom

“Impossible situations can be possible miracles.” – Robert H. Schuller

“Shut up and Pray.” – Stormie Omartian

“Integrity is not what you APPEAR to be when all eyes are on you. It is who you ARE when no one is looking.” – Stormie Omartian

“Too often we try to use God to change our circumstances, while he is using our circumstances to change us.” – David Osborne

“Grace is favor shown to people who do not deserve any favor at all.” – Martin Lloyd-Jones

“A true champion trains even when no one is watching.” – Ahmed Bahaar

“Unless you are willing to be part of the solution, you will become part of the problem.” – Unknown

“Never allow anyone to use you…except God.” – Unknown

 

 

 

 

 

 

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